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Hidden Paradise - Show Biz Legends Hideaway

The Mesa is a beautiful secluded neighborhood with a fascinating assortment of eclectic architecture. It boasts one of Palm Springs’ most stunning architectural anomalies, the Santorini House. $40 (2.5 hrs)
Category: @Palm Springs, Guided, Tour (Exterior), Tour (Neighborhood), Tour (Walking)

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Ranging from romantic Spanish Colonial Revival to dramatic Contemporary Modern, these hillside hideaways were home to Hollywood’s elite. Natalie Wood and Robert Wagner, Sonny and Cher, and music legend Johnny Mercer just to name a few, lived in the protective shadow of the San Jacinto mountains. Today Barry Manilow and Suzanne Somers enjoy this slice of paradise.


Things to Know

Tour duration: 2.5 hours.
This tour will view EXTERIORS ONLY led by a docent.
Free neighborhood street parking.
Please wear comfortable shoes, sunscreen, hats, and bring water.
Please no pets; service dogs welcome.
All tour duration times are approximate.
This event is for ages 10 and older.
The organizer of this event is Palm Springs Historical Society.


Event Check-in Location

Event location is printed on ticket.

Photo Credits: Ship of the Desert © 2018 Palm Springs Historical Society All Rights Reserved., King C. Gillette Estate © 2018 Palm Springs Historical Society All Rights Reserved., The Max Factor house, photo by Kathy Leonard © 2018 All Rights Reserved.


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